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Freeman, Morgan

Overview
Works: 938 works in 3,239 publications in 11 languages and 122,833 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Military history  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations  Interviews  Biography  Fiction  Prison films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Interviewee, Director, Host, Speaker, Vocalist, Creator, Author of screenplay, Other, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications by  Morgan Freeman Publications by Morgan Freeman
Most widely held works by Morgan Freeman
The Shawshank redemption by Frank Darabont ( Visual )
102 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 4,818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two convicts, one white and one black, never give up the dream of freedom, and together they turn hope and friendship into an uplifting bond no prison can ever take away
Unforgiven by Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
91 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 4,438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two retired, down-on-their luck outlaws pick up their guns one last time to collect a bounty offered by the vengeful prostitutes of the remote Wyoming town of Big Whiskey
Glory by Edward Zwick ( Visual )
62 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 4,406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two idealistic young Bostonians lead the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, America's first Black regiment in the Civil War
March of the penguins by Luc Jacquet ( Visual )
36 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and Turkish and held by 3,913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the Antarctic, every March since the beginning of time, the quest begins to find the perfect mate and start a family. This courtship will begin with a long journey - a journey that will take them hundreds of miles across the continent by foot, one by one in a single file. They will endure freezing temperatures, in brittle, icy winds and through deep, treacherous waters. They will risk starvation and attack by dangerous predators, under the harshest conditions on earth, all to find true love
Amistad by Steven Spielberg ( Visual )
83 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 3,714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on a true story, the movie chronicles the story of a group of enslaved Africans who overcome their captors and attempt to return to their homeland. When the ship is seized, the captive Africans are brought to trial in the United States, this is the story of that courtroom battle
Million dollar baby by Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
107 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 3,690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A male boxing trainer attempts to help a young female boxer achieve her dream of becoming a professional
Driving Miss Daisy by Alfred Uhry ( Visual )
82 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1948, Miss Daisy Werthan, an elderly, cranky ex-school teacher from Atlanta, crashes her new Packard through a retaining wall into her neighbor's yard. Her concerned son Boolie reasons she no longer is able to drive herself, and over her strenuous objections hires the gentle, tactful, and wily black widower Hoke Colburn to be her chauffeur. As a Jew, Miss Daisy is also the victim of prejudice, and she gradually overcomes her subconscious bigotry to see Hoke as a true friend. Beginning in frostiness, their slow changing relationship mirrors the changing racial climate in the south through the burgeoning of civil rights movement
The dark knight by Christopher Nolan ( Visual )
44 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With the help of Lieutenant Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman raises the stakes on his war on crime and sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague the city streets. The partnership proves to be effective, but they soon find themselves prey to a reign of chaos unleashed by a rising criminal mastermind known to the terrified citizens of Gotham as The Joker. The Joker, whose eerie grin and laughter characterize his emotional and mental instability, becomes a dangerous adversary that Batman seeks to stop at all costs
The Civil War by Ken Burns ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 3,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ken Burns' Emmy Award-winning documentary brings to life America's most destructive and defining conflict. The Civil War is the saga of celebrated generals and ordinary soldiers, a heroic and transcendent president and a country that had to divide itself in two in order to become one
Invictus by Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
45 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1994, having been released from his long imprisonment, Nelson Mandela is elected as the first president of post-apartheid South Africa. Racial tension runs high, even in the president's offices, and especially among the members of his half black, half Afrikaner security team. As hosts of the 1995 Rugby World Cup, South Africa's low ranked national team, the Springboks, have a berth in the tournament. Mandela begins making public appearances supporting the team, and meets privately with captain Francois Pienaar, encouraging him to inspire his teammates to victory. The Springboks' new slogan is "One team, One nation." President Mandela is betting that if they win the Cup, it might even be a bit true
Batman begins by Christopher Nolan ( Visual )
22 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 2,645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the wake of his parents' murder, disillusioned heir Bruce Wayne travels the world seeking the means to fight injustice and turn fear against those who pray on the fearful. Wtih the help of his trusted butler Alfred, detective Jim Gordon and his ally Lucius Fox, Wayne returns to Gotham City and unleashes his alter ego: Batman
The bucket list by Warner Brothers Home Video ( Visual )
25 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Corporate billionaire Edward Cole and working class mechanic Carter Chambers have nothing in common, except they both have been diagnosed with terminal illnesses. While sharing a hospital room together, they decide to make a Bucket List of all the things they have ever wanted to do before they die. In the process of completing the list, both of them heal each other, become unlikely friends, and ultimately find the joy in life
The dark knight rises by Christopher Nolan ( Visual )
30 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 2,287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It has been eight years since Batman vanished into the night, turning, in that instant, from hero to fugitive. Assuming the blame for the death of D.A. Harvey Dent, the Dark Knight sacrificed everything for what he and Commissioner Gordon both hoped was the greater good. For a time the lie worked, as criminal activity in Gotham City was crushed under the weight of the anti-crime Dent Act
Bruce Almighty by Tom Shadyac ( Visual )
25 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bruce Nolan is a discontented TV reporter who believes the entire universe is stacked against him. After a bad day, Bruce flies into a rage and blames God for making his life so miserable. God responds by endowing Bruce with all of His divine powers and challenges him to take on "The Big Job" to see if he can do it any better
Dolphin tale by Morgan Freeman ( Visual )
27 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 2,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspired by the amazing true story of a brave dolphin and the compassionate strangers who banded together to save her life. Swimming free, a young dolphin is caught in a crab trap, severely damaging her tail. She is rescued and transported to the Clearwater Marine Hospital, where she is named Winter. But her fight for survival has just begun. Without a tail, Winter's prognosis is dire
Se7en by David Fincher ( Visual )
118 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A psychological thriller about two detectives on the trail of a serial killer who chooses his victims according to the seven deadly sins
Red by Robert Schwentke ( Visual )
27 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frank is a former black-ops CIA agent living a quiet life alone, until the day a hit squad shows up to kill him. With his identity compromised, Frank reassembles his old team; Joe, Marvin, and Victoria, and sets out to prove that they still have a few tricks up their sleeves. Stand back and watch the bullets fly in this explosive action-comedy
War of the worlds by Steven Spielberg ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 1,884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A father strives to protect his family from a horde of invading aliens
The sum of all fears by Tom Clancy ( Visual )
36 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
CIA agent Jack Ryan finds himself in a race against time to stop terrorists who plan to ignite a war between the U.S. and Russia by detonating a nuclear bomb at the Super Bowl game
Gone baby gone by Ben Affleck ( Visual )
35 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Amanda McCready is a 4-year-old who has disappeared from her Boston home. The police make little headway in solving the case, so the girl's aunt hires Patrick Kenzie and Angie Gennaro, private detectives. They freely admit that they have little experience with this type of case, but the family wants them for two reasons: they're not cops and they know the tough neighborhood in which they all live. As the case progresses, Patrick and Angie must face drug dealers, gangs, and pedophiles, and ultimately a moral dilemma that tears them apart
 
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Alternative Names
Freeman, Morgan, 1937-
Freeman, Morgan J.
Languages
English (874)
Spanish (60)
German (51)
French (36)
Multiple languages (10)
Chinese (3)
Italian (3)
Turkish (2)
Russian (1)
Newari (1)
Catalan (1)
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